The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 63 54 27
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -27
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 2 9 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.28% 1.68% 4.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.60% 6.47% 14.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 8
Median daily rate £253 £225 £123
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.22% +83.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £225 £114
10% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £225 £158
UK excluding London median daily rate £240 £200 £180
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 7
Median hourly rate - £16.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £13.48
% change year-on-year
-6.89% +7.60%
Windows XP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex region.

Operating Systems Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
125 139 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 17.78% 25.93% 30.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 75 58
Median daily rate £365 £330 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.60% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £120 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £428 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 17 29
Median hourly rate £43.00 £16.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+160.60% +6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £15.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.70 £50.00 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.66 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.96% +4.12%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex region citing Windows XP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Windows XP
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows XP across the West Sussex region.

Windows XP Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Windows XP
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows XP across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Windows XP Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Windows XP
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows XP across the West Sussex region.

Windows XP Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Windows XP
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +5 2 £253 +12.22%
Windows XP
South East

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Windows XP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
3 7 (63.64%) Windows 7
4 5 (45.45%) SCCM
5 4 (36.36%) ITIL
6 3 (27.27%) VMware
6 3 (27.27%) VBScript
6 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
6 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
6 3 (27.27%) Patch Management
6 3 (27.27%) Windows 10
7 2 (18.18%) Application Discovery
7 2 (18.18%) Application Packaging
7 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
7 2 (18.18%) ThinApp
7 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
7 2 (18.18%) XenApp
7 2 (18.18%) MS Office
7 2 (18.18%) MSI
7 2 (18.18%) Migration
8 1 (9.09%) Time Management
8 1 (9.09%) Service Management
8 1 (9.09%) Finance
8 1 (9.09%) Citrix
8 1 (9.09%) SAN
8 1 (9.09%) NHS
8 1 (9.09%) Internet
8 1 (9.09%) Extranet
8 1 (9.09%) MS Excel

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Extranet
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MSI
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Applications Packager
2 2 (18.18%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 1 (9.09%) IT Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Windows 7
3 3 (27.27%) Windows 10
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Patch Management
3 2 (18.18%) Application Discovery
3 2 (18.18%) Application Packaging
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Coaching
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Storage Virtualisation
4 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
1 3 (27.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) XenApp
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) SCCM
2 2 (18.18%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix